Asia Society Texas

Tiger Ball 2017 – Magnificent India

Friday, Mar. 3, 2017 – Friday, Mar. 3, 2017

07:00 PM


Save the date for this magical evening honoring long-time Asia Society supporters Sushila and Durga Agrawal. With limited seating, the festive evening event will once again take place inside the Asia Society Museum District location.

Co-Chairs: Gina and Devinder Bhatia, Marie and Vijay Goradia, and Angela and Chowdary Yalamanchili

Honorary Co-Chairs: Renu and Suresh Khator, Raj and Jugal Melani, Nalani and Virendra Mathur, and Nidhika and Pershant Mehta

Presenting Sponsor: Chevron
Media Sponsor: PaperCity

Please contact Cori Capetillo at [email protected] or 713.496.9917 with any questions.


Reception: 7:00 pm
Seated Dinner: 8:00 pm
Dessert & Dancing: 9:30 pm
Auction: 7:00-9:45 pm

Black tie or national dress.
Valet parking available.

About the Gala


Patrons interested in donating items for the auction should contact Carrie Ray at [email protected] or 713.496.9904.

Download the auction form.


Sponsors receive year-long recognition in print, gifts for each guest, and an exclusive invitation to the Underwriter Party.

Download the sponsor form.


  • Wednesday, Friday - Sunday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
    Thursday (free admission all day), 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
    Closed Monday and Tuesday and major holidays.
  • Explore Asia Admission: Six interactive stations; includes complimentary access to current exhibition in the Louisa Stude Sarofim Gallery. $15 per guest ages 13 and up. $9 per guest ages 7–12. Free for guests ages 6 and under and for Asia Society members. Louisa Stude Sarofim Gallery Admission Only: $8 per guest. Free for guests ages 6 and under and for Asia Society members.   Free exhibition admission on Thursdays from 12 pm – 7 pm, presented by Regions Bank.

Directions & Parking

  • Free Parking
  • Paid Parking
  • Street Parking
  • Parking in Asia Society Texas Center's lot is $7 for 1-24 hours. Entrances on Caroline and Austin. Limited free and paid street parking is also available.

Special Offers / Dining

Java Lava Cafe
Serving 100 percent premium Kona coffee from KarmaSu Coffee Farm in Hawaii, plus breakfast, lunch, and sweet treats, Java Lava Cafe is open for extended breakfast hours Tuesday–Saturday.

Tuesday – Saturday, 8:30 am – 3 pm


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